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COLLECTION — Box: 1 Identifier: MS Am 2793

Ebenezer Gay sermons

Dates

  • 1716-1780

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

FRAGILE: many leaves losing parts of text. Access requires permission of the curator.

Extent

.3 linear feet (1 box)

Biographical / Historical

Ebenezer Gay, born in Dedham (Mass.), was a graduate of Harvard (1714) and served as the pastor of the church at Hingham (Mass.) until his death. He is regarded as the father of American Unitarianism.

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Processing Information

Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Betts Coup, 2020.
Link to catalog
Title
Gay, Ebenezer, 1696-1787. Ebenezer Gay sermons, 1716-1780 (MS Am 2793): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04790

Repository Details

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